Analysts say the United Wa State Army's growing muscle in the peace talks is strengthening Beijing's hand as it looks to tap Myanmar's vast natural resources and secure new energy projects.
(UPDATED) A classified transcript obtained by Rappler via US-based The Intercept, shows that President Rodrigo Duterte views North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un as the 'madman' of this generation
'The context was not threatening each other that we'll go to war,' Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano says
(UPDATED) The Philippine President claims he was told by China's Xi Jinping: 'If you force the issue, we will go to war'
'We're willing to work with South Korea to preserve the hard-won results, properly handle disputes, put China-South Korea relations back onto a normal track,' says Chinese President Xi Jinping
Leaders who participated in China's Belt and Road Forum lay down 'cooperation principles' for the Belt and Road Initiative
The Philippine leader gives the assurance to Filipinos amid concerns that loans from China for his ambitious infrastructure program may turn the country into a debt slave of the regional giant
Duterte and Xi also witness the signing of 3 MOUs on human resource development, energy, and communications
'We should use this mechanism fully to dialogue openly, monitor progress made,' says the Philippine President about the inaugural talks on the maritime dispute set for May 19
The Philippine leader introduces his administration's ambitious infrastructure plan and stresses the need to fight illegal drugs
(UPDATED) Xi pitches for 'win-win cooperation' and 'partnerships with no confrontation' as he opens the two-day Belt and Road Forum
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrives in China for a two-day forum on Chinese President Xi Jinping's signature foreign policy program
The two-day forum in Beijing is an opportunity for China to explain to other countries its grand vision to revive and expand the Silk Road trade routes, and help fund developing countries' infrastructure projects to boot
(UPDATED) The Philippine President will get to see his 'idol' Russian President Vladimir Putin again, and will give a speech about his country's experience with China
Di forum tersebut, Indonesia akan menawarkan proposal proyek-proyek strategis untuk dapat dibiayai.
State-run media bombards the internet with a series of videos touting Xi Jinping's One Belt, One Road Initiative ahead of a two-day summit on the project
For China, President Duterte's presence in their high-profile forum means the Philippines is back in its sphere of influence
President Moon Jae-In begins shaping his approach to the nuclear-armed North
The forum will promote President Xi Jinping's One Belt, One Road Initiative (OBOR), a massive Chinese-bankrolled infrastructure project to link the country with Africa, Asia, and Europe
China and France 'should protect the achievements of global governance, including the Paris Agreement,' Chinese President Xi Jinping tells French President-elect Emmanuel Macron
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says it was US President Donald Trump who told him to seek the intervention of Chinese President Xi Jinping
Phone calls from two powerful world leaders prove that President Rodrigo Duterte is being 'recognized for his leadership' in Southeast Asia, says Malacañang
(3rd UPDATE) Duterte, speaking to Xi, 'referred to China's important role in promoting peace [in] the Korean Peninsula,' says the DFA
Donald Trump's latest invitations fit a pattern that has outraged human rights defenders and given pause to even some of usually hardheaded realists in the Washington foreign policy set
(UPDATED) President Donald Trump says he does not want to risk his newfound 'personal relationship' with China's president Xi Jinping
The conversation comes amid growing concerns that Pyongyang will conduct another nuclear or missile test to mark the 85th anniversary on Tuesday of the founding of its Korean People's Army
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Trump spends 10 minutes with China's Xi Jinping and draws conclusions about North Korea
Given word that US warships in the Mediterranean were 'locked and loaded,' Trump says the decision was made then 'to do it, so the missiles were on the way'
A barrage of recent North Korean missile tests have stoked US fears that Pyongyang may soon have an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the US mainland
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(2nd UPDATE) President Xi Jinping invites the neophyte president on a coveted state visit to China later in the year
The first face-to-face meeting between Xi and Donald Trump at the US president's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida will be a key test of whether the two leaders can overcome their vast differences and develop a personal bond
United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says China must take 'definitive' steps to counter North Korea's nuclear program
(UPDATED) The meeting, which is scheduled for April 6-7, could be crucial in setting the tone of the relationship between the two powers in coming years
The visit follows a rocky start to US-China relations under the billionaire politician, who has repeatedly blasted Beijing for its trade policies and reluctance to bring pressure on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs
(UPDATED) Xi meets Tillerson in Beijing just hours after nuclear-armed North Korea tested US-China unity anew with a provocative rocket engine test
Tillerson also responds to US President Trump's plan to unveil a budget blueprint that will call for slashing State Department funding by 28%
China is pivoting towards the Middle East, and Saudi Arabia is strengthening its alliances in east Asia, as the United States' global diplomatic stance under President Donald Trump remains unclear
(UPDATED) U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has promised to take a tough line on Kim Jong-un's isolated regime as he talks to allies Japan and South Korea and to rival great power China
(UPDATED) Li Keqiang: 'I believe whatever differences we have, we can still sit down and talk to each other and work together to find solutions'
The 'original intention of this policy is to prevent some companies from using loopholes in government policies to profit from government subsidies,' says industry and information technology minister Miao Wei
Developments in economic deals with China convince President Rodrigo Duterte that he made the 'correct decision' in offering China his friendship
(UPDATED) The target comes in slightly below analysts' expectations, indicating that authorities will prioritize controlling an array of economic risks over pushing short-term growth
(2nd UPDATE) 'In particular, we need to guard against outside meddling in the disputes,' says Fu Ying, spokeswoman for the National People's Congress